Opportunities

General Info

Council: Malmesbury Town Council

County: Wiltshire

Salary: Salary SCP 23 – 26 (£27,741 - £30,451) - 37 hrs per week (permanent)

Closing date: 17/01/2022 09:00

Deputy Town Clerk

Applications must be returned by 17/01/2022 09:00

This post is an important and pivotal role within our small team, and we are keen to appoint an individual who is capable of working under their own initiative as well as working closely with the Town Clerk to deliver positive leadership and direction.

The postholder will be expected to assist the Town Clerk in the administration and running of Town Council services and activities (to include civic functions), supervision of the staff team, and to contribute positively to the strategic development of the Council as a whole.

It is envisaged that the successful candidate will be well presented, efficient, intellectually capable, self-motivated and an effective communicator. They will have demonstrable relevant experience, including qualifications. An ability and commitment to promote good relations with staff, councillors and members of the public is essential.

The post is based on a five day 37-hour week however due to the nature of Town Council business there will be some evening and weekend work, for which time off in lieu will be given.

A letter of application should be completed with CV and given to the Town Clerk stating;

  • Relevant experience and qualifications
  • Why you are interested in the post
  • Why you consider you are suitable for the post

Copies of the Job Description can be obtained from Claire Mann, Town Clerk, Town Hall, Cross Hayes, Malmesbury, SN16 9BZ, telephone 01666 822143, email Claire.mann@malmesbury.gov.uk

Or downloaded below:

Job Description

The closing date for receipt of applications will be 9am on Monday 17th January 2022.

Interviews will be held week beginning 31st January 2022.